Welcome to Troop 97

UPCOMING TROOP EVENTS

Date Event
April 22nd, 2019 Class B Shirt Orders Due TONIGHT: Please turn orders into Brenda Davis bbcgdavis@gmail.com. Class B uniforms are worn at meetings during the school summer break, Sweet Corn Festival, and Summer Camp but do not take the place of the Class A uniform for other events during the summer months. It is recommended that scouts have 2-3 Class B shirts for summer camp.
April 28-29, 2018 Lincoln Pilgrimage Weekend: Mark your calendars now to join us!

SATURDAY, OPTION 1 - The 20-mile hike from New Salem to Springfield and walk where Lincoln walked. Flaming Phoenix and Shadow Bird Patrols - SM approval is required
SATURDAY, OPTION 2 is the Heritage Trail. This is a shorter hike with stops at historical sites of Springfield.
SUNDAY - The Lincoln Pilgrimage march. This begins at Lincoln’s tomb with a ceremony and a parade to the old state capital. Flyers and sign-up sheets are available.
April 29, 2019 Gear Check: The PLC will meet at 6:30pm (Prior to the troop meeting), to check stoves and lanterns at the troop trailer in the church parking lot.
May 3-5, 2019: Orienteering Meet: T97 WILL NOT BE ATTENDING THIS EVENT DUE TO LACK OF INTEREST.
May 20, 2019: Spring Court of Honor: Families are encouraged to attend while we recognize all the accomplishments the scouts have earned since our Christmas Court of Honor.
May 25, 2019: Camp Butler Flags: We will meet at Camp Butler National Cemetery at 6:45am to assist in placing US flags on the graves of our veterans buried there. Please come in full scout uniform. The process should take about one hour to complete. A signup sheet is available.
May 27, 2019: Memorial Day Activities: Join us as we perform our duty to others on the following Memorial Day activities. Signup sheets are available.

7:30am meet at Glenwood Intermediate School and travel to Brunk Cemetery to raise the flag.
9:45am meet at the Chatham Square to participate in the Memorial Day Ceremony (begins at 10:00am)
5:30pm meet back at Glenwood Intermediate School and travel to Brunk Cemetery to lower the flag.
Upcoming Meetings April 22, 2019: Troop Meeting
April 29, 2019: Troop Meeting
May 6, 2019: Troop Meeting
May 13, 2019: NO TROOP MEETING – PLC
May 20, 2019: Spring Court of Honor
May 27, 2019: NO TROOP MEETING – Memorial Day
June 3, 2019: Troop Meeting
June 10, 2019: Troop Meeting
June 17, 2019: NO TROOP MEETING – Summer Camp
June 24, 2019: Troop Meeting